Hart, Doris

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Name
Hart, Doris Gender: F
born on 20 June 1925 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place St.Louis, Missouri, 38n38, 90w12
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 28°39' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 20°44 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 28°18'



Doris Hart (1953)

Biography

American tennis player who was active in the 1940s and first half of the 1950s. She was ranked world No. 1 in 1951. She was the fourth player, and second woman, to win a Career Grand Slam in singles. She was the first of only three players (all women) to complete the career "Boxed Set" of Grand Slam titles, which is winning at least one title in singles, women's doubles, and mixed doubles at all four Grand Slam events. Only Margaret Smith Court and she achieved this during the amateur era of the sport.

Hart retired from the tour in late 1955 to become a tennis teaching professional. Her autobiography Tennis with Hart was published that year.

She was inducted into the inaugural Class of 1967 inductees to the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame and inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 1969.

She died on 29 May 2015 at her home in Coral Gables, Florida at age 89.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : Prize 1951 (Wimbledon Women's Singles championship)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1955 (Autobiography, "Tennis with Hart")

Source Notes

Frank C. Clifford quotes B.C. from Gauquelin in Data Plus July/1998.

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (International competitions)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
  • Vocation : Sports : Tennis (Singles pro and champion)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Tennis teacher)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer ("Tennis with Hart")
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (Wimbledon Women's Singles)